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The Oxford Handbook of Advice

The Oxford Handbook of Advice  

Erina L. MacGeorge and Lyn M. Van Swol (eds)

Print publication date:
Jul 2018
Online publication date:
May 2018
Subject:
Linguistics
Advice, defined as a recommendation for action in response to a problem, is a common form of interpersonal support and influence. Indeed, the advice we give and receive from others can be ... More
The Oxford Handbook of African American Language

The Oxford Handbook of African American Language  

Jennifer Bloomquist, Lisa J. Green, and Sonja L. Lanehart (eds)

Print publication date:
Jul 2015
Online publication date:
Aug 2015
Subject:
Linguistics
The Oxford Handbook of African American Language (OHAAL) provides readers with a wide range of analyses of both traditional and contemporary sociolinguistic research on language use in ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Applied Linguistics

The Oxford Handbook of Applied Linguistics (2 ed.)  

Robert B. Kaplan (ed.)

Print publication date:
Sep 2010
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
The Oxford Handbook of Applied Linguistics contains thirty-nine articles on a broad range of topics in applied linguistics written by a diverse group of contributors. Its goal ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Arabic Linguistics

The Oxford Handbook of Arabic Linguistics  

Jonathan Owens (ed.)

Print publication date:
Sep 2013
Online publication date:
Dec 2013
Subject:
Linguistics
Arabic is one of the world’s largest languages, spoken natively by about 300 million speakers. It is by a large margin the largest language in Africa (nearly 200 million speakers), and one ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Case

The Oxford Handbook of Case  

Andrej L. Malchukov and Andrew Spencer (eds)

Print publication date:
Nov 2008
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
The Oxford Handbook of Case provides a comprehensive account of research on case and the morphological and syntactic phenomena associated with it. The semantic roles and ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Chinese Linguistics

The Oxford Handbook of Chinese Linguistics  

William S-Y. Wang and Chaofen Sun (eds)

Print publication date:
Apr 2015
Online publication date:
May 2015
Subject:
Linguistics
The term "Chinese Linguistics" in the title of this Handbook refers to research done on the languages of China, both theoretical and applied. Chinese Linguistics has a long and honored ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Linguistics

The Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Linguistics  

Dirk Geeraerts and Hubert Cuyckens (eds)

Print publication date:
Jun 2010
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
This book presents a comprehensive overview of the main theoretical concepts and descriptive/theoretical models of cognitive linguistics, and covers its various subfields, theoretical as ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Syntax

The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Syntax  

Guglielmo Cinque and Richard S. Kayne (eds)

Print publication date:
Oct 2008
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Syntax serves two functions: it will provide a general and theoretical introduction to comparative syntax, its methodology, and its relation ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Compositionality

The Oxford Handbook of Compositionality  

Wolfram Hinzen, Edouard Machery, and Markus Werning (eds)

Print publication date:
Feb 2012
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
Compositionality is a key concept in linguistics, the philosophy of mind and language, and throughout the cognitive sciences. Understanding how it works is a central element of syntactic ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Compounding

The Oxford Handbook of Compounding  

Rochelle Lieber and Pavol Štekauer (eds)

Print publication date:
Jul 2011
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
This book presents a comprehensive review of theoretical work on the linguistics and psycholinguistics of compound words and combines it with a series of surveys of compounding in a ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Computational Linguistics 2nd edition

The Oxford Handbook of Computational Linguistics 2nd edition (2 ed.)  

Ruslan Mitkov (ed.)

Online publication date:
Apr 2014
Subject:
Linguistics
This handbook is currently in development, with individual articles publishing online in advance of print publication. At this time, we cannot add information about ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Construction Grammar

The Oxford Handbook of Construction Grammar  

Thomas Hoffmann and Graeme Trousdale (eds)

Print publication date:
Apr 2013
Online publication date:
Dec 2013
Subject:
Linguistics
This handbook presents a comprehensive account of current work on Construction Grammar, its theoretical foundations, and its applications to and relationship with other kinds of linguistic ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Corpus Phonology

The Oxford Handbook of Corpus Phonology  

Jacques Durand, Ulrike Gut, and Gjert Kristoffersen (eds)

Print publication date:
May 2014
Online publication date:
Aug 2014
Subject:
Linguistics
This handbook introduces the field of corpus phonology: the employment of purpose-built phonologically annotated spoken language corpora for studying a wide range of phonological and ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Derivational Morphology

The Oxford Handbook of Derivational Morphology  

Rochelle Lieber and Pavol Štekauer (eds)

Print publication date:
Sep 2014
Online publication date:
Mar 2015
Subject:
Linguistics
This handbook is intended as a companion volume to the Oxford Handbook of Compounding (OUP, 2009), aiming to provide a comprehensive and thorough overview of the study of derivational ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Developmental Linguistics

The Oxford Handbook of Developmental Linguistics  

Jeffrey L. Lidz, William Snyder, and Joe Pater (eds)

Print publication date:
Jul 2016
Online publication date:
Nov 2016
Subject:
Linguistics
This handbook provides a thorough and systematic investigation of the question of how we come to know a language. Researchers from all over the world explore the leading research questions ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Ellipsis

The Oxford Handbook of Ellipsis  

Jeroen van Craenenbroeck and Tanja Temmerman (eds)

Print publication date:
Dec 2018
Online publication date:
Jan 2019
Subject:
Linguistics
This handbook is the first volume to provide a comprehensive, in-depth, and balanced discussion of ellipsis phenomena, whereby a perceived interpretation is fuller than would be expected ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Endangered Languages

The Oxford Handbook of Endangered Languages  

Kenneth L. Rehg and Lyle Campbell (eds)

Print publication date:
Sep 2018
Online publication date:
Aug 2018
Subject:
Linguistics
The Oxford Handbook of Endangered Languages, in thirty-nine chapters, provides a comprehensive overview of the efforts that are being undertaken to deal with this crisis. Its purposes are ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Ergativity

The Oxford Handbook of Ergativity  

Jessica Coon, Diane Massam, and Lisa Demena Travis (eds)

Print publication date:
Jun 2017
Online publication date:
Aug 2017
Subject:
Linguistics
As any quick survey of the syntactic literature will show, there are almost as many different views of ergativity as there are so-called ergative languages (languages whose basic clause ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Evidentiality

The Oxford Handbook of Evidentiality  

Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald (ed.)

Print publication date:
Jan 2018
Online publication date:
Mar 2018
Subject:
Linguistics
Every language has a way of saying how one knows what one is talking about, and what one thinks about what one knows. In some languages, one always has to specify the information source on ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Grammaticalization

The Oxford Handbook of Grammaticalization  

Bernd Heine and Heiko Narrog (eds)

Print publication date:
Oct 2011
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
This book presents research on grammaticalization, the process by which lexical items acquire grammatical function, grammatical items get additional functions, and grammars are created. ... More

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